Detecting "occult" viral infection after marrow transplantation.

  title={Detecting "occult" viral infection after marrow transplantation.},
  author={Stephen W. Crawford},
  journal={The European respiratory journal},
  volume={9 6},
In this issue of the Journal, BARBERÁ et al. [1] report on the detection of previously unsuspected Cytomegalovirus (CMV) pulmonary infection in the lungs of marrow transplant recipients who died with evidence of diffuse alveolar damage [1]. Detection of such "occult" infections is of great importance and would have major implications for the care of marrow… CONTINUE READING